Roy Albert WHEATON

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WHEATON, Roy Albert

Service Number: 648
Enlisted: 1 October 1914
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 9th Light Horse Regiment
Born: Port Adelaide, South Australia, 14 April 1891
Home Town: Birkenhead, Port Adelaide Enfield, South Australia
Schooling: Alberton Public School, Port Adelaide, South Australia
Occupation: Seaman
Died: Died of wounds, Palestine, 23 April 1917, aged 26 years
Cemetery: Deir al-Balah Military Cemetery
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Port Adelaide St Paul's Church Memorial Alcove
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World War 1 Service

1 Oct 1914: Enlisted
11 Feb 1915: Involvement Private, SN 648, 9th Light Horse Regiment
11 Feb 1915: Embarked Private, SN 648, 9th Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Karroo, Melbourne
23 Apr 1917: Involvement Corporal, SN 648, 9th Light Horse Regiment
Date unknown: Wounded SN 648, 9th Light Horse Regiment

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